Arthur E. Gromatzky

Arthur Edmund Gromatzky

Full Name: Arthur Edmund "Pat" Gromatzky
Date of birth: July 1, 1913
Date of death: August 16, 1981

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 104 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd   Democrat Priddy / Mills   Comanche, Mills
H 104 Feb 15, 1949 - Jan 9, 1951 51st (1)   Democrat Mullin / Mills   Comanche, Mills

(1) William E. Heatly, incumbent of 50th Leg., was held over and was sworn and seated 1/26/1949, when J.R. Eanes resigned 1/13/1949, before being sworn in. Arthur E. Gromatzky, in special election 2/10/1949, succeeded Heatly and was sworn 2/15/1949. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Obituary, Arthur E. "Pat" Gromatzky, 8/17/1981, p. 2. "He was a veteran of World War II and served in the Texas House of Representatives in 1949-51." San Angelo Standard-Times.

Military Service Notes

  • Arthur E. Gromatzky, enlistment date 5/16/1942 in Abilene, Texas, birth year 1913, civilian occupation: county agents and farm demonstrators. FamilySearch United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946.
  • United States Army, Staff Sergeant, World War II. Military grave marker, Arthur E. Gromatzky, birth date 7/1/1913, death date 8/16/1981, burial in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Priddy, Mills County. Find a Grave.
  • World War II. "During World War II, Mr. Gromatzky entered military service and was assigned to the Finance Department as paymaster." 67th Legislature, 2nd C.S., HR 3. Resolutions - Memorial.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

52nd R.S. - 1951
Counties (Vice Chair) 
Engrossed Bills  
Livestock and Stock Raising  
51st R.S. - 1949
Banks and Banking  
Claims and Accounts  
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Lands and Buildings  

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